The Baskerville Society is delighted to announce that its next event will be a vist to the Chained Library at Wells Cathedral, Somerset.
Call for papers: deadline Friday 15 November 2017
a retrospective look at over one hundred years of print design in Egypt.
The Centre for Printing History & Culture, in conjunction with the Printing Historical Society and the National Print Museum.
Print culture, popular readership and the emergence of a genre in colonial Lagos
Phil Abel provides a glimpse in the the year in the life of Hand & Eye Letterpress.
Toshi Omagari discusses validity of what he was taught as type design student and tries to debunk myths in typeface design.
Join the Baskerville Society for a private tour of Lichfield Cathedral library and view it's significant holdings of manuscripts and books
Jonathan Barnbrook summarises his career up until this point.
Adrian Shaughnessy describes his professional journey and how, despite radically changing his career path, he retains the outlook of a graphic designer.
Mary Noble, talks about 100 years of changes in calligraphy from Edward Johnston to the computer.
In 2015, Vision Plus will be hosted in the UK by the School of Visual Communication at Birmingham City University and delivered in association with IIID and the IDA. The symposium will also coincide with an exhibition of the graphic work of Ivan Chermayeff, which will be shown in the Atrium of the venue.
The Centre hosted a one-day symposium, which brought together invited stakeholders, including scholars, archivists and librarians, collections managers and research students. The purpose of the event was to raise awareness of the Centre, initiate discussion on its composition and direction, and scope both the intellectual and tangible resources in the region.